LS variable metadata
Variable: SPGINADE
Table: DETH
Short description: Spearing Act indicator for death of LS member (death linked to occupation)
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1985:
Blank
1986 onwards:
1= Death possibly due to, or contributed to, by the employment followed at some time by the deceased
space= Otherwise

Coding scheme

ValueMeaning
-8Not coded (before 19860000)

Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for deaths (Form 310): Box W.
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19860101  
Keyword: Mortality
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995) page 343 (death registration draft entry form), page 25 and pp. 96-97 (general details), pp. 101-104 (comparability of data), page 108 and pp. 117-121 (data quality).